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Shop Shelving Run Extra
Posted on 18th March 2015

The difference between a bay and run extra / finisher.

We supply Tegometall bays with one upright and base leg. This means you can attach multiple bays together to create a run of shelving. The run extra / finisher is comprised of an upright and base leg and is needed to complete the run of shelving.

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Shop Shelving
Posted on 17th March 2015

Why is Tegometall shop shelving universally loved by shopkeepers?

By sticking to basic qualities since the 1950’s:


Tegometall provides a complete range of shop shelving, it must suit anything from grocery stores, to pharmacy chains and builders merchants. Modular in every sense.

Tegometall is unbelievably strong, with maximum weight loads similar to warehouse racking. You can rest assured your shop shelving will easily support any items you want to display.

Not only is Tegometall ridiculously strong, this strength also highlights its quality. Quality of design, raw materials and manufacture. This means Tegometall is the most durable shelving solution available world wide. Be proud knowing your shop shelving will last you many decades.

It must be effortless enough for ‘every man’ to assemble. To make it even easier for our customers, we provide set up instructions. Simple enough for shopkeepers to consider assembling it themselves to save on fitting services.

Tegometall gives your shop a beautiful appearance, with various colours and additional features available, such as wood work and acrylics. Set your shop apart using Tegometall for a professional, clean and fresh look.

Also, as a valued Smart customer, we offer a unique two year warranty* on all of your shop shelving.

Try using our parts list for an instant response from our sales staff.

How can Smart help you?

•Your vision is our mission, so we are committed to going the extra mile.

Beginning in the planning phase with comprehensive support and consultation, full design layouts and 3D drawings.

Experience from many years supplying shop shelving and fittings mean we will supply the correct products.

Our massive stock holdings and rapid delivery means no delay to you.

•Installation can be completed within the shortest time frame with minimal disruption to your operations, at industry leading prices.

Visit the nation’s largest showroom and distribution centre to find your answers.

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Shop Layout & Diversion Tactics
Posted on 17th March 2015

So this year we have been thinking a lot about shop layouts and product placement not just to advise our customers but for ourselves as we look to improve our showroom and the way we display our product range. So with that in mind we have been reading through blogs and tactics for laying out your shop in a more constructive and eye catching way. So with that in mind we thought we would share what we have been reading with you guys.

Diversion Tactics

Read the article here

This is a great read for people who are looking to maximise there product placement in there convenience stores to make sure your customers see all the products you offer not just what they have come in to store for, to help increase the chances of impulse purchases. The article also touches on the importance of being able to easily navigate your store.

Being able to easily navigate your store should be a main priority its is all good and well overloading your space with shelving and displays but if customers can’t get round your store then this will all be for nothing. Make sure there is sufficient space between aisles for pushchairs or wheelchairs. Use promotional end units to give your customers a taste of what is in each aisle try and keep your fast selling products at the eye line of the customer. Try to avoid making your shop an obstacle course keep everything flowing and try to encourage customers to walk down each aisle.

What we have found is that most advise is just common sense try and think of the experience you would like when walking in to a shop because that will pretty much dictate the way you should layout your shop.

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